Landscape Architecture Firm Finds New Digs in River Market

By Kevin Collison Vireo, a landscape architecture and community planning firm, has opened a new home in the River Market, finding space once used for...

Drury Checks Out on Proposed Downtown Hotel

By Kevin Collison Drury Hotels has scrapped its plan to build a 242-room downtown hotel, saying the incentive package recommended by SB Friedman, a city...

CityScene KC Shifts to Paid Subscription Dec. 2

I hope you've enjoyed CityScene KC since it was launched 2 1/2 years ago with the mission to be the community news source for...

No Vacancy Offers Cozy Stay in the Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads is home to some unique, eclectic businesses, and Spencer Sight's new hotel venture at 1717 Wyandotte certainly qualifies. It has only...

Made in KC Grows Urban Footprint

By Kevin Collison At a time traditional retail is struggling, Made in KC is bucking the trend with an expansion in the works at its...

Corrigan Station Addition Breaking Ground Next Month with Academy Bank as Anchor

Work on an $11 million addition to the Corrigan Station development is scheduled to begin next month now that a major tenant has been...

Convivial Promises Namesake Vibe at New Shop in Former YJ’s Space

By Kevin Collison Chentell Shannon wants to keep the friendly, lively, enjoyable--in a word--"convivial" vibe of the former YJ's Crossroads space when she opens her...

Crossroads Landing DGX, Dollar General’s Urban Concept Store

By Kevin Collison DGX, Dollar General's new urban store concept, is coming to the Crossroads as part of the City Club Apartment development at 20th...

KC Artifact Offers Industrial-Strength Decor

By Kevin Collison Developer Vince Bryant is mining his redevelopment properties including the old Kansas City Star building for salvageable gold and has opened a...

Made in KC Grows Urban Footprint

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared Aug. 8, 2021) By Kevin Collison At a time traditional retail is struggling, Made in KC is bucking the trend...